Staying positive while testing positive: My tryst with COVID-19
From groceries and food to essentials, everything was delivered at home, even the virus. How I got coronavirus still remains a mystery, just like the monoliths that appeared randomly this year.
Fake news alert: How fraudulent, misleading reports made their way amid COVID crisis in 2020
As much as people tried to restrain themselves from being struck with the ‘fake news’ fireballs, some too convincing news which spread like wildfire could not be helped with.
BJP gains new grounds in 2020 but farmers protest poses challenge
Indian politics followed a different script, with the outgoing year marking further shrinking of a rudderless Congress while the ruling BJP soared riding on Modi's enduring appeal.
2020 was a year of raging pandemic, gas spill, floods, massive protests for Assam
The Assam government adopted the policy of 'Ruthless Quarantine with A Human Heart' as nearly 30 lakh people underwent both institutional and home isolation.
FMCG firms ramp up innovation as consumer trends shift trajectories
Industry watchers also expect complete normalisation of demand for the fourth quarter of FY21 for most categories.
'Zoom weddings' to virtual exhibitions: Public events came home through online platforms in 2020
Online events did not have the magic of live shows, just as a zoom party can never replicate meeting friends face-to-face, but they were the next best thing.
Should 2020's favourite celeb haunt be your next holiday destination?
With limited options available for holidaying amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, Maldives has become the destination of choice for many.
Yashraj Mukhate to Elsa Majimbo: ‘Lockdown stars’ across the globe who made it count in 2020
As screen time went up, so did expectations and the manifestation of ‘good content’ led to the discovery and exponential rise in fame of some entertainers amid a pandemic riddled world.
Kangana Ranaut's Panga-with-everyone 2020
Kangana started the year on a high with Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari's sports drama Panga, but within a few months of the COVID-19 outbreak in India, a full-fledged rollercoaster began.
Travel amid COVID-19: Hyderabad youth narrates tale of visiting six countries in 2020
A young Hyderabadi who managed to travel across Europe even during the pandemic tells us that the takeaway from his travel is that humans are more adaptable and flexible than they think.
How will millennials date in 2021?
From romantic dates to sharing memes, that uniqueness is valid, accepted and deserves to be celebrated.
Jharkhand in 2019: BJP wins Lok Sabha polls, hands over crown to Hemant Soren in Assembly elections
The year also saw a string of incidents where helpless people were lynched by violent mobs on suspicion of petty theft and performing witchcraft.
Rebels with a cause: Farmers, students, even cops hit the streets in protest in 2019
With the country still embroiled in protests as we enter the New Year, here’s a look at the major stirs that rocked the country in 2019
In 2019, Malayalam cinema smashed sexism, patriarchy and softened a 'tough cop'
Shane Nigam, Soubin Shahir and Parvathy Thiruvothu were the standout performers of the year, along with some talented debutants making a strong start in the industry.
Five viral videos that broke the Internet in 2018
Here is the list of the videos that went viral this year.
Tennis in 2018: The 'djoke' is on Federer and Nadal
With the veterans in no hurry to step out of the limelight, 2019 could again see Djokovic and Nadal -- and perhaps even Federer -- dominating the circuit and extending their rivalry.
Rajasthan saw 'Padmavati' protests, lynchings in 2017
The Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government, which completed four years in office on December 13, was cornered over 'black law' which proposed to bar media.
Judiciary's fillip to fight for gender justice in 2017
The fight for gender justice got a fillip from the judiciary in 2017 as the courts dealt with an iron hand crime, and archaic practices against women.
10 top glorious moments Donald Trump gifted the internet in 2017
Here are ten moments from one year of Donald Trump's presidency which will stimulate laughter and a subsequent panic attack thinking about the world's future.
Gadgets 2017: Here are eight smartest and useful releases of the year
Express sifted all the entertainment and utility gadgets of 2017 and came up with this list – in no particular order - that can actually make your life easier or even save it.
'If released, he will jeopardize investigation': CBI opposes Manish Sisodia's bail plea
Ranveer Singh pips Virat Kohli to become India's most valuable celebrity
'Parliament cannot abdicate responsibility to respect my right': Rahul writes to LS Speaker again
'You have 80,000 cops...How has everyone been arrested, except Amritpal': HC raps Punjab govt
Cyclone Freddy affects 500,000 people in Malawi; death toll hits 500
Fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi dropped off Interpol's Red Corner Notice list